About Us



  • Self Paced Library of Programs
  • In-Person Training

Consulting and Document Review


  • Practical, reality-based solutions to your toughest challenges on construction projects
  • Review bid and claim documents
  • Assist in claim avoidance and early dispute resolution for construction management teams. 

Neutral Assistance Services


· Arbitrator

· Mediator

· Dispute Resolution Board

· Neutral Evaluations of Claims

Who we are


 CSG was started in 2000 by an engineer-construction attorney with several decades of high-level construction industry experience to provide the industry with innovative and more effective contracting practices and dispute avoidance practices. CSG’s training and consulting focus is on best practices which are proven to reduce cost overruns, disputes and schedule delays.  

Ron Leaders, Founder


 Ronald Leaders is the lead senior CSG consultant. Mr. Leaders has over 40 years of experience as a industry construction attorney, engineer, contracts manager and claims manager for a Lloyds of London insurance program. He holds credentials as a corporate trainer of negotiation (Harvard Project on Negotiation), arbitrator (American Arbitration Association National Construction Panel), mediator and dispute review board chair.